Process Industry

Sustainable paradigm shift in workplace safety

Success factors

identified by the management team

  • Credibility of and unity within the senior management team
  • Visible, predictable decisions in the conflict between profitability and safety
  • Promoting cross-company learning
  • 5 levels of the safety culture as a common reference and language
  • Intensive work with the operational management team, and learning partnerships to deliberate internally identified issues (bottom-up approach)
  • Having the patience to wait for success, with a preferential focus on small improvements in process quality, rather than on earnings indicators, especially at the beginning of the change process.